Bristol bound and inked out

October has been brilliantly busy for me, with Inktober through the month and finishing with Bristolcon at the end. It was a wonderful event, and as well as selling some paintings and postcards, my colourful stall even had a mention in a few people’s blogs! (Thank you Sophie and Thomas). To finally see all 5…

Competition Time – UPDATED

The competition has now closed and the lucky winner is…..   SARAH MILES Congratulations Sarah! *** It’s time for a competition! I’ve taken the plunge and have added a page to my website where you can buy prints, postcards and originals of my artwork. To celebrate the launch of my new online store, I would really…

Derwent Graphitint Gift

Apart from family, friends, cake and cards, one of the lovely things about having a birthday is being given new art supplies. This year, my mother-in-law gave me a fantastic set of 12 Derwent Graphitint pencils. Unlike the creamy and smooth watercolour pencils that I’ve previously used, these have a much more textured finish. You…

Altruistic Acts of Art

I love how Twitter is such a great source of inspiration and unexpected interaction for me. I have been lucky enough to connect with several artists across the globe since starting my website and being able to see their work and discuss their ideas is invaluable. One such inspiring tweet caught my eye the other…